Spontaneous transvaginal bowel evisceration

Chhabra, Sarabjeet and Hegde, Padmaraj (2013) Spontaneous transvaginal bowel evisceration. Indian Journal of Urology, 29 (2). pp. 139-141.

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Abstract

Transvaginal prolapse of bowel segments after major abdominal surgery is of rare occurrence and is commonly reported to follow after hysterectomy and enterocele repair. However, spontaneous bowel evisceration through vagina following cystectomy is even rare. We report and discuss a case of spontaneous transvaginal bowel evisceration in a postmenopausal woman with the intent of increasing its awareness among surgeons and proposing a precautionary measure for this entity.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Cystectomy; evisceration; intestine; prolapse; vagina.
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Urology
Depositing User: KMC Manipal
Date Deposited: 08 Aug 2013 04:06
Last Modified: 08 Aug 2013 04:06
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/136757

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